METOCLOPRAMIDE- metoclopramide hydrochloride solution 
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Medication Guide

Metoclopramide (met-o-KLO-pra-mide) Oral Solution USP

Read the Medication Guide that comes with Metoclopramide before you start taking it and each time you get a refill. There may be new information. If you take another product that contains metoclopramide (such as REGLAN tablets, REGLAN ODT, or REGLAN injection), you should read the Medication Guide that comes with that product. Some of the information may be different. This Medication Guide does not take the place of talking with your doctor about your medical condition or your treatment.

What is the most important information I should know about Metoclopramide?

Metoclopramide can cause serious side effects, including:

called tardive dyskinesia. These movements happen mostly in the face muscles. You cannot control these movements. They may not go away even after stopping Metoclopramide. There is no treatment for tardive dyskinesia, but symptoms may lessen or go away over time after you stop taking Metoclopramide Abnormal muscle movements

Your chances for getting tardive dyskinesia go up:

It is not possible for your doctor to know if you will get tardive dyskinesia if you take Metoclopramide.

Call your doctor right away if you get movements you cannot stop or control, such as:

Your doctor may decide to stop Metoclopramide.

See the section "What are the possible side effects of Metoclopramide?"

What is Metoclopramide?

Metoclopramide is a prescription medicine used:

It is not known if Metoclopramide is safe and works in children.

Who should not take Metoclopramide?

Do not take Metoclopramide if you:

What should I tell my doctor before taking Metoclopramide?

, including if you have: Tell your doctor about all your medical conditions

Metoclopramide and some other medicines may interact with each other and may not work as well, or cause possible side effects. Do not start any new medicines while taking Metoclopramide until you talk with your doctor. Tell your doctor about all the medicines you take, including prescription and non-prescription medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements.Especially tell your doctor if you take:

If you are not sure if your medicine is one listed above, ask your doctor or pharmacist.

Know the medicines you take. Keep a list of them and show it to your doctor and pharmacist when you get a new medicine.

How should I take Metoclopramide?

What should I avoid while taking Metoclopramide?

What are the possible side effects of Metoclopramide?

Metoclopramide can cause serious side effects, including:

Call your doctor and get medical help right away if you:

Common side effects of Metoclopramide include:

You may have more side effects the longer you take Metoclopramide and the more Metoclopramide you take.

You may still have side effects after stopping Metoclopramide. You may have symptoms from stopping (withdrawal) Metoclopramide such as headaches, and feeling dizzy or nervous.

Tell your doctor about any side effects that bother you or do not go away. These are not all the possible side effects of Metoclopramide.

Call your doctor for medical advice about side effects. You may report side effects to FDA at 1-800-FDA-1088.

How should I store Metoclopramide?

Keep Metoclopramide and all medicines out of the reach of children.

General information about Metoclopramide

Medicines are sometimes prescribed for purposes other than those listed in a Medication Guide. Do not use Metoclopramide for a condition for which it was not prescribed. Do not give Metoclopramide to other people, even if they have the same symptoms that you have. It may harm them.

This Medication Guide summarizes the most important information about Metoclopramide. If you would like more information, talk with your doctor. You can ask your doctor or pharmacist for information about Metoclopramide that is written for health professionals. For more information, go to or call 1-800-845-8210.

What are the ingredients in Metoclopramide?

Active ingredient: Metoclopramide

Inactive ingredients: citric acid, FD&C Yellow No. 6 (Sunset Yellow), flavoring, glycerin, methylparaben, propylparaben, purified water, and sorbitol solution.

Greenville, SC 29605 Pharmaceutical Associates, Inc.


This Medication Guide has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Revised: 1/2021
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